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Current year-to-date ( YTD ) data is through October 2018.

Imports: Natural cork in strips, blocks or sheets

Natural cork in strips, blocks or sheets, the No. 1201 import by value totaled $91,481 for the month of October, $912,749 through October of 2018, and $875,063 for all of 2017, the latest annual data available, according to U.S. Census Bureau data analyzed by WorldCity. Need more details? Read more

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Top Sources

RankCountryYTD
1Portugal$674,137
2China$168,629
3United Kingdom$26,101
4Spain$20,868
5Italy$19,123
6Mexico$3,891
7Hong Kong$0
8Germany$0
9Peru$0
10Brazil$0
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January – October 2018

Top Ports

Total Trade: $912,749

RankPortTotal YTD
1Port Huron Blue Water Bridge, Mich. $351,119
2Port of Baltimore, Md. $135,892
3Port of Los Angeles $135,279
4Blaine / Surrey Border Crossing, Wash. $111,049
5Port of Newark $38,002
6Buffalo Peace Bridge, NY $26,672
7John F. Kennedy International Airport $21,775
8Port of New Orleans $20,550
9Port of Houston $11,485
10Port of Long Beach $10,642

U.S. imports of Natural cork in strips, blocks or sheets increased 30.80 percent through October to $912,749

U.S. imports of Natural cork in strips, blocks or sheets increased 30.80 percent from $697,826 to $912,749 through the first 10 months of 2018 when compared to the same period the previous year, according to WorldCity analysis of the latest U.S. Census Bureau data.

The category ranked 1201 through October among the roughly 1,265 import commodity groupings as classified by Census. It ranked No. 1204 for the last full year with a total value of $875,063, a $109,585, 14.32 percent increase from the 2016 total.

Through October of this year the leading sources were No. 1 Portugal, No. 2 China, No. 3 United Kingdom, No. 4 Spain and No. 5 Italy. The leading gateways were No. 1 Port Huron Blue Water Bridge, Mich., No. 2 Port of Baltimore, Md., No. 3 Port of Los Angeles, No. 4 Blaine / Surrey Border Crossing, Wash. and No. 5 Port of Newark.

In the last previous full year, theleading sources were No. 1 Portugal, No. 2 China, No. 3 Spain, No. 4 Canada and No. 5 Brazil. The leading gateways were No. 1 Port Huron Blue Water Bridge, Mich., No. 2 Blaine / Surrey Border Crossing, Wash., No. 3 Port of Baltimore, Md., No. 4 Port of Seattle, Wash. and No. 5 Port of Los Angeles.

January – October 2018

Top Countries

RankCountryTotal YTD
1Portugal $674,137
2China $168,629
3United Kingdom $26,101
4Spain $20,868
5Italy $19,123
6Mexico $3,891
7Brazil $0
8Canada $0

January – October 2018

Top Districts

RankDistrictTotal YTD
1Detroit $58,857
2Los Angeles $26,722
3Seattle $18,298
4San Francisco $8,923
5Cleveland $8,712
6New Orleans $7,128
7Honolulu $3,606
8Dallas $3,453
9St. Albans, Vt. $2,575
10Ogdensburg, N.Y. $2,485

Looking at specific airports, seaports and border crossings, the top five through through the first 10 months of the year were:

Highlights for the top five ports:

  • Port Huron Blue Water Bridge, Mich. fell 4.2 percent compared to last year to $351,119.
  • Port of Baltimore, Md. rose 36.46 percent compared to last year to $135,892.
  • Port of Los Angeles rose 1916.08 percent compared to last year to $135,279.
  • Blaine / Surrey Border Crossing, Wash. fell 2.34 percent compared to last year to $111,049.
  • Port of Newark rose 50.79 percent compared to last year to $38,002.

There are several hundred airports, seaports and border crossings that handle international trade; they are, in turn, part of the roughly four dozen U.S. Customs districts.

Highlights for the top five foreign markets:

  • U.S. imports from No. 1 Portugal increased $170,241, 33.78 percent, (73.86 percent of all shipments).
  • U.S. imports from No. 2 China increased $14,820, 9.64 percent, (18.47 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 3 United Kingdom increased $26,101, 0 percent, (2.86 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 4 Spain increased $637, 3.15 percent, (2.29 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 5 Italy increased $14,972, 360.68 percent, (2.1 percent of all shipments).

All totaled, 99.57 percent of all these Natural cork in strips, blocks or sheets imports to the United States were shipped from the top five markets through October of this year. That is equal to $908,858 of the $912,749 total.

All totaled, 84.51 percent of all these Natural cork in strips, blocks or sheets imports to the United States were shipped to the top five Ports through October of this year. That is equal to $771,341 of the $912,749 total